English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.


Early-attested site in the Parish of Brixton

Historical Forms

  • Godemore 1343 FF


'Goda 's mor.' It may be noted that one Godo held the adjacent manor of Hemerdon in 1086 (DB f. 115 a ).